Beginner Level, Year 1-3

During the first years of English studies, the lesson periods in Sweden are short, 20-30 minutes once or twice a week, getting gradually longer. Some teachers just choose to take “English moments” at first when time allows. According to the Swedish Curriculum, these periods/moments should consist of songs/rhymes, vocabulary and dialogues/stories. WebEnglish.se presents these both within themes and as individual language practice links. Reading English words is not expected during the first year, but by the second year students can read and write simple words and phrases moving on to very short texts by year three.

Themes

Spring is here! 1-6

Warm-up Watch This Satisfying Timelapse of Spring Flowers Blooming | Mental Flosshttp://mentalfloss.com/article/61465/watch-satisfying-timelapse-spring-flowers-blooming Spring is Here - Preschool Song - YouTubehttps://youtu.be/7ESZTg4ai5oJoin Ms.Tracey as she sings this fun song for preschoolers about Spring. (year 1-3) Spring is ...
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St Patrick’s Day, 2-9

Background St. Patrick's Dayhttp://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/common/st-patrick-daySt Patrick’s Day is celebrated in many parts of the world, especially by Irish communities and organizations. Information for the teacher Warm-up St Patrick's Day Flashmob in Sydney by Tourism Ireland - ...
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Circus Clowns and Carnivals, 1-6

Related pages: Mardi Gras Carnival (year 4-9) Background February is widely known as the Month of Carnivals, as there are the Mardi Gras, the Rio de Janeiro, the Venetian and the Spanish Carnivals, all in ...
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Winter Wonderland, 1-9

Warm-up Relaxing Snow - Sit back and relax with a snowy scene and relaxing musichttp://www.tistheseasonto.be/snowing/Relax and watch the snowfall and listen to some Christmas Music Lily & the Snowman - YouTube  (2:21) https://youtu.be/qehqv13PJwIEvery winter, a magical ...
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Language Practice

This grid lists selected, relevant links to activities and materials for Beginner Level. The categories help you find suitable materials for the specific language ability you wish your students to practise.